Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 982 863 1053
Rank change year-on-year -119 +190 +98
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 82 310 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.19% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 1.92% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 63 276 81
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £56,500 £58,750
UK median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +1.35%

Systems Management Server (SMS) is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,972 16,186 14,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.76% 10.05% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,045 12,931 11,767
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,809 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in England.

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the England region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +53 32 £30,000 -10.45%
South East +1 16 £36,500 +4.29%
East of England +35 14 £29,000 -14.71%
South West +2 8 £87,500 +148.23%
Midlands -14 8 £47,500 +11.76%
West Midlands +9 7 - -
North of England -27 3 £26,000 -21.80%
North East -2 2 - -
North West +13 1 £26,000 -5.45%
East Midlands -7 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 39 (47.56%) Windows
4 32 (39.02%) Degree
5 27 (32.93%) Windows 10
6 26 (31.71%) ITIL
6 26 (31.71%) Management Information System
7 25 (30.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (29.27%) Marketing
8 24 (29.27%) Active Directory
9 23 (28.05%) Finance
10 21 (25.61%) Office 365
11 19 (23.17%) ITSM
11 19 (23.17%) Cisco
12 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (21.95%) HTML
13 17 (20.73%) IBM
13 17 (20.73%) SLA
14 16 (19.51%) VMware
14 16 (19.51%) Project Planning
14 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (18.29%) Mac OS
15 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (18.29%) Linux
15 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
16 14 (17.07%) ServiceNow
16 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
16 14 (17.07%) DNS
16 14 (17.07%) HP
16 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.54%) Confluence
1 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.44%) Moodle
5 1 (1.22%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (15.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
6 4 (4.88%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (6.10%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (3.66%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Office 365
2 10 (12.20%) OneDrive
3 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.10%) Responsys
4 5 (6.10%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) FinancialForce
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) DNS
2 13 (15.85%) Firewall
3 12 (14.63%) DHCP
3 12 (14.63%) LAN
4 11 (13.41%) IP Telephony
4 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 11 (13.41%) WAN
4 11 (13.41%) Wireless
5 10 (12.20%) Internet
6 6 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (7.32%) WebEx
7 5 (6.10%) VPN
8 3 (3.66%) VoIP
9 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.22%) SAN
10 1 (1.22%) Skype
10 1 (1.22%) SSL
10 1 (1.22%) VLAN
10 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.66%) QlikView
3 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) MS Access
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (8.54%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) Ant
3 3 (3.66%) Artifactory
3 3 (3.66%) ClearQuest
3 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.66%) Hudson
3 3 (3.66%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.66%) JUnit
3 3 (3.66%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.66%) Subversion
3 3 (3.66%) Toad
4 1 (1.22%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.22%) MSI
General
1 24 (29.27%) Marketing
2 23 (28.05%) Finance
3 11 (13.41%) Legal
4 7 (8.54%) Games
4 7 (8.54%) Retail
5 5 (6.10%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Electronics
7 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (10.98%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) Architect
3 8 (9.76%) Campaign Executive
3 8 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) .NET Architect
4 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Digital Architect
4 7 (8.54%) Digital Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Email Executive
4 7 (8.54%) Email Marketing Executive
4 7 (8.54%) Marketing Executive
4 7 (8.54%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) CRM Executive
6 5 (6.10%) Email Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Email Marketing Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Marketing Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) HTML
2 13 (15.85%) HTML5
3 10 (12.20%) .NET
3 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
3 10 (12.20%) Web Services
4 8 (9.76%) XML
5 7 (8.54%) .NET Core
5 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (8.54%) REST
6 4 (4.88%) CSS
7 3 (3.66%) ADO
7 3 (3.66%) COM
7 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.66%) OLE DB
7 3 (3.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.41%) Fat Client
2 11 (13.41%) Replication
2 11 (13.41%) Thin Client
3 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.10%) iPad
6 4 (4.88%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.44%) Robotics
8 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
9 1 (1.22%) Clustering
9 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.22%) iPhone
9 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 27 (32.93%) Windows 10
3 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 15 (18.29%) Mac OS
3 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.63%) Apple iOS
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.41%) Unix
6 7 (8.54%) Windows XP
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.88%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.44%) Android
9 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) ITIL
2 25 (30.49%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (23.17%) ITSM
4 16 (19.51%) Project Planning
5 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (15.85%) Project Management
8 12 (14.63%) Application Packaging
8 12 (14.63%) CRM
8 12 (14.63%) Email Marketing
9 11 (13.41%) Incident Management
9 11 (13.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.20%) Software Deployment
11 9 (10.98%) Problem Management
12 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.76%) Change Management
12 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.54%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) C#
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Degree
2 13 (15.85%) A+ Certification
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.54%) MCP
4 7 (8.54%) MCSE
5 4 (4.88%) PMP
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.44%) APMP
7 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.22%) ACSP
8 1 (1.22%) ACTC
8 1 (1.22%) ISEB
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCDST
8 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) SLA
2 7 (8.54%) QA
3 4 (4.88%) NEBOSH
4 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.44%) PMO
6 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) DFS Replication
3 11 (13.41%) Terminal Server
4 7 (8.54%) Docker
5 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) SCCM
2 11 (13.41%) WSUS
3 7 (8.54%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (4.88%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (3.66%) MOM
6 3 (3.66%) Puppet
6 3 (3.66%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Cisco
3 17 (20.73%) IBM
4 16 (19.51%) VMware
5 14 (17.07%) HP
5 14 (17.07%) ServiceNow
6 13 (15.85%) Apple
7 12 (14.63%) Capita
7 12 (14.63%) Citrix
8 10 (12.20%) Oracle
9 9 (10.98%) Adobe
10 7 (8.54%) Atlassian
10 7 (8.54%) Remedy
11 6 (7.32%) Bomgar
12 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.88%) Lotus
13 4 (4.88%) MobileIron
13 4 (4.88%) Peregrine
13 4 (4.88%) SAP
14 3 (3.66%) Juniper